Saudi Arabia’s massive entertainment project to rival Disney’s resorts under way – The National

The NationalSaudi Arabia's massive entertainment project to rival Disney's resorts under wayThe NationalThe kingdom has unveiled blueprints to build NEOM, a mega project billed as a regional Silicon Valley, in addition to the Red Sea project, a reef-fringed resort destination — both worth hundreds of billions of dollars. Analysts say the projects could …Saudi Arabia's King Salman...

Tour operators and hotel groups sign up to Saudi tourism growth … – Arab News

Arab NewsTour operators and hotel groups sign up to Saudi tourism growth …Arab NewsDUBAI: From diving in the Red Sea to sand-skating in the desert, from Jazan's Fifa Mountains to the archaeological wonders of Al-Ula, it has been impossible not to be wowed by all that Saudi Arabia has to offer on the opening day of this year's Arabian …and more » Read more...

IHG in talks with Saudi Arabia to bring luxury hotels to Red Sea tourism project – The National

The NationalIHG in talks with Saudi Arabia to bring luxury hotels to Red Sea tourism projectThe NationalIntercontinental Hotels Group, which operates the Crowne Plaza and Holiday Inn brands among others, will bring its luxury hotels to Saudi Arabia's planned Red Sea tourism destination as the country pushes to transform its economy. IHG is in talks with …and more » Read more...

Russia, Saudi Arabia may sign energy agreements at SPIEF – TASS

TASSRussia, Saudi Arabia may sign energy agreements at SPIEFTASSJEDDAH, April 20. /TASS/. Russia and Saudi Arabia may sign agreements on energy on the sidelines of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), Russia's Energy Minister Alexander Novak told reporters. Speaking on the margins of a meeting … Read more...

Royal HaskoningDHV secures Saudi Arabian rail consultancy contract – Railway Technology

Royal HaskoningDHV secures Saudi Arabian rail consultancy contractRailway TechnologyEngineering and project management consultant firm Royal HaskoningDHV has secured a new contract to conduct a detailed market study for the upcoming Haramain High-Speed Railway project in Saudi Arabia. The 449km-long Haramain High Speed Railway will …and more » Read more...

Saudi Arabia receives four bids for 400GW wind power project – Utilities-ME.com

Utilities-ME.comSaudi Arabia receives four bids for 400GW wind power projectUtilities-ME.comSaudi Arabia's Renewable Energy Project Development Office (REPDO) has received four bids for the country's first 400-megawatt Dumat Al Jandal wind plant in Al-Jouf. The bidders include ACWA Power, the renewable energy units of European utilities … Read more...

Saudi Arabian infighting casts shadow on solar deal – Financial Times

Financial TimesSaudi Arabian infighting casts shadow on solar dealFinancial TimesSaudi Arabia's $200bn deal with Japan's SoftBank to create the world's largest solar project is the latest gambit to transform the oil-rich kingdom under Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman. But friction between the energy ministry and the sovereign …Saudi Arabia witnessing a big renaissance in tourism,...

Saudi Arabia might not be able to afford its multibillion dollar mega-projects – Business Insider

Business InsiderSaudi Arabia might not be able to afford its multibillion dollar mega-projectsBusiness InsiderMost headlines with "Saudi Arabia" in them seem to feature a hefty sum of money. A US$500-billion smart city here, a US$200-billion solar project there–it's beginning to look like Saudi Arabia wouldn't even look at a project if it costs less than a … Read more...

Can Saudi Arabia Afford Its Megaprojects? – Baystreet.ca

AMEinfoCan Saudi Arabia Afford Its Megaprojects?Baystreet.caMost headlines with "Saudi Arabia" in them seem to feature a hefty sum of money. A US$500-billion smart city here, a US$200-billion solar project there–it's beginning to look like Saudi Arabia wouldn't even look at a project if it costs less than a …Saudi is pumping oil, but it can't print enough money...

Saudis Get Four Bids for 400-MW Wind Project – Bloomberg Businessweek Middle East – Business news and analysis

Bloomberg Businessweek Middle East – Business news and analysisSaudis Get Four Bids for 400-MW Wind ProjectBloomberg Businessweek Middle East – Business news and analysisSaudi Arabia received four bids for the first wind-power project tendered under a government program to attract international companies, without disclosing information about the offers. The bidders for the 400-megawatt...